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Further restrictions for residents in Leeds

The Government has today announced further restrictions for residents in Leeds following an increase in rates of transmission of COVID in the city.

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Working Together – Autumn Term 2020

Book your place at one of our sessions to hear about the steps we are taking to welcome back students and deliver a high quality education in the coming academic year. 

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Inside track

Hello from the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Simone Buitendijk

I am excited to now call you my colleagues as I take up the role of Vice-Chancellor of the University of Leeds.

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Simone Buitendijk is the thirteenth Vice-Chancellor of the University of Leeds, a major Russell Group University.

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Sep 25
  • 13:00 to
  • 14:00
  • Free
Monitoring our hazardous planet from space
Online Lecture, Royal Astronomical Society

Professor Tim Wright will talk about "Monitoring our hazardous planet from space". This lecture is free and open to the public as part of a lecture series for the Royal Astronomical Society.

Oct 1
  • 16:00 to
  • 17:00
  • Free
Digital Education Live Session: Online teaching resources for high school students

This free online event is suitable for secondary school teachers and further education providers who are delivering education online.

Oct 10
  • 1:00 to
  • 1:00
  • Free
Be Curious 2020
Online platforms (TBA)

Be Curious 2020 has been rescheduled to October 2020. Join us online for free, family friendly activities, as a part of Be Curious, and find out what really goes on in a University!

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Leeds research

Home of ‘Asian unicorn’ becomes nature reserve in Vietnam

Research by the University of Leeds has helped secure the highest government protection for internationally-important Vietnamese forests.

Ice sheets could add 39 centimetres to sea level by 2100

Scientists warn that if greenhouse gas emissions continue apace, Greenland and Antarctica’s ice sheets could together contribute more than 39cm to global sea level rise this century.

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The safety of our students, staff and visitors is our top priority at the University of Leeds. We've put a range of measures in place to make sure that our campus is a safe environment, and there are a few simple rules everyone will need to follow to keep our whole community safe.

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